Preferences: User Preferences
Configuration Options Related Tasks Related Topics
You can configure some features of the Administration Console by setting preferences.
Use this page to specify preferences that will be in effect only for your user account and only in the current domain.
Name Description Show Inline Help
Determines whether inline help appears for forms.
File Browser Start
Determines the directory the deployment file browser starts in.
Remember Last Used Path
Causes the deployment file browser to remember the last path used to install an application before selecting an application. If there are no recently used paths, deployment file browser uses the path from File Browser Start. If File Browser Start is blank, deployment file browser uses the domain directory as the base path.
Paths To Remember
Indicates how many recently used paths should be retained in file browsers for easy reuse.
Show Advanced Sections
Causes advanced form sections to be displayed by default.
The frequency (in seconds) at which the Refresh icon polls a resource and updates the display.
Some monitoring pages in the Administration Console provide a Refesh icon. If you click on this icon, the Administration Console periodically polls the resource and updates the display. For example, the Server: Monitoring: Peformance page provides this feature.
Ask for confirmation in operations
By default, confirmation for operations is asked in a production domain but not in a development domain. Use this setting to change this default behavior.
Warn If User Holds Lock
Causes a warning message to be issued when a user logs out, indicating that the user is currently the owner of the domain configuration lock.
Perform Asynchronous Activation
Causes changes to be activated asynchronously when the user clicks the activate button.
Warn User Before Taking Lock
Causes a warning message to be issued when a user attempts to take the domain lock, indicating that another user is currently the owner of the domain configuration lock.
Automatically Acquire Lock and Activate Changes
Automatically acquire the lock that enables configuration editing and automatically activate changes as the user modifies, adds and deletes items (for example, when the user clicks the 'Save' button). This feature is not available in production mode.